The Indian Army recently released a recruitment notification inviting eligible and interested candidates for the post of Tradesman Mate, Fireman, and others in the Indian Army. The recruitment officials have confirmed that the recruitment will be exclusive for candidates who have successfully completed their tenth. More details about the recruitment program are as follows.
Interested candidates who are planning to apply for the post of Fireman in Indian Army should have initially completed 10th or an equivalent course from a recognized board in the country. In addition to that, these applicants must also be familiar with the maintenance and use of fire extinguishers, fire appliances, pumps, trailers, foam branches, and other equipment.
As per the next qualification criterion set by the Indian Army, the candidates must be aware of the elementary principles of fire fighting methods that are employed in combating different types of fire. And, most importantly, they should have also served in a recognized Defence or Civil Fire Brigades as Fireman Grade II for at least three years.
In addition to the above qualification requirements, the applicants will also have to be physically fit and should be able to perform strenuous duties in the Indian Army. You can find more details about the qualifications on the official website of the Indian Army.
Qualification requirements for Tradesman Mate in the Indian Army are exactly as similar to that of Fireman. While the Indian Army is offering 56 seats for the post of Tradesman Mate, the number of vacancies for the position of Fireman is limited to just 23. You can find the qualification requirements for the other posts in the official recruitment notification published by the Indian Army.
The applications submitted by the candidates will be initially reviewed and the ones who satisfy the qualification requirements will be shortlisted. The selection of applicants to the above-mentioned posts in the Indian Army will be entirely based on their performance in the written test, physical test, practical trade test, and interview.
The interested and eligible candidates who wish to serve the prestigious Indian Army will have to submit their applications on or before October 15, 2017. Applicants submitted after the deadline will not be considered for the recruitment program.